DRPA Hires Second Ever Inspector General To Oversee Agency's EffortsDavid Gentile succeeds Tom Raftery, who left last fall complaining he couldn't adequately do his job.
Thousands Of DRPA Bridge Drivers To Get Toll Discount By End Of YearThe New Jersey Transit hike starts in October. The DRPA is preparing to roll out the toll discount within three months.
Bridge Tolls Between New Jersey And Pennsylvania Could DropCommuters who use four bridges between New Jersey and Pennsylvania could soon pay less in tolls.
DRPA Closes Books On A Couple Of Major ProjectsA $3 million loan to finance turning the old RCA building in Camden into apartments is now paid off. And a $10 million loan guarantee to the New Jersey Economic Development Authority has been discharged.
DRPA Preparing To Sell RiverLink Ferry That Links Penn’s Landing To Camden RiverfrontThe Delaware River Port Authority is preparing to get rid of its RiverLink ferry that links Penn’s Landing and the Camden waterfront, but keep the service in operation when it cranks up again in the spring.
Fewer Delays Expected As Phase Two Of PATCO Rehab Project BeginsThe next phase of the PATCO rail reconstruction project is now underway and should not cause as many delays for riders.
Several PATCO Upgrades In The WorksPATCO says new information boards are on the way for its train platforms.
DRPA Announces Changes To Traffic Patterns On Ben Franklin BridgeThe DRPA also says four lanes to Pennsylvania will be open during morning rush hours and four lanes to New Jersey will be open for the afternoon rush hour.
Ben Franklin Bridge Sandblasting Project Finished, Old City Neighbors ThrilledIn a letter to residents here by the bridge when the construction began, the DRPA warned of high levels of noise during the sandblasting and painting of the bridge. That was scheduled to go through tomorrow, but the DRPA says they finished the painting on Sunday.
Del. River Port Authority's Internal Watchdog Resigning His PostThomas Raftery was hired two years ago by the DRPA as part of the bistate agency’s much-ballyhooed reform efforts. His task was to root out corruption and inefficiencies in the agency.
Pa. Senate Panel Advances DRPA Reform LegislationThe State Senate Transportation Committee has given its approval to legislation to enact a series of DRPA reforms, including a provision that would prevent the agency from engaging in economic development activity.
Thousands Cross Ben Franklin Bridge Daily, But How Many Know Its Secret? Inside the anchorages on either side of the Ben Franklin Bridge -- long-forgotten trolley stops that were never put into service.